western scrub jay

variants: or Western scrub jay

Definition of western scrub jay

: scrub jay sense a Chaparral is the next habitat where scrub oak is abundant and where I spotted several bright blue western scrub jays.— Priscilla Lister, San Diego Union-Tribune, 28 Nov. 2010

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2003, in the meaning defined above

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“Western scrub jay.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/western%20scrub%20jay. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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